Texas Medicine Magazine

A Publication of the Texas Medical Association  

Texas Medicine is available to TMA members and presents timely information on public health, medicolegal issues, medical economics, science, medical education, and legislative affairs affecting Texas physicians and their patients.


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Mid-session checkup: With the 2021 Texas Legislature well under way, graduate medical education, scope of practice, and liability remain top priorities for medicine. Plus ... Read about how prevention has become a more prevalent approach to addressing child abuse and neglect.

GME Momentum (pages 20-25)
TMA fights state budget cuts to preserve Texas’ steady progress in building residency positions. By Sean Price

Scope Expansions (pages 26-27)
A court decision siding with chiropractors is the latest of many scope tests in the legislature and the law. By Joey Berlin

Shelter in a Storm (pages 28-29)
TMA seeks liability legislation to protect physicians on the frontlines of a disaster – now and into the future. By Joey Berlin

Legislative Affairs: Federal Fairness? (pages 30-33)
Congressional measure addresses out-of-network payments. By Joey Berlin

Practice Management: Threat Level High (pages 34-37)
Ransomware is a bigger threat than ever, and once it happens to a medical practice, there are no good options. By Joey Berlin

Public Health: Keeping Children Safe (pages 40-43)
Prevention has become a more prevalent approach to addressing child abuse and neglect. By Sean Price

Public Health: Routine Screens (pages 44-46)
More regular testing remains key to ending the HIV epidemic. By Sean Price 

Vaccines (page 48)
Talk to Patients About: Vaccines and Cancer. By Sean Price

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Index to Texas Medicine

Medical terminology is based on usage of MeSH, the National Library of Medicine's Medical Subject Headings, which are used in Index Medicus. If a term does not appear in MeSH, then the author's usage or common usage is preferred.

Each index consists of three parts: the subject index, the author index, and the index of deaths.

Texas Medicine, Volume 114, 2018

Subject, Author, Deaths  

Texas Medicine, Volume 113, 2017

Subject, Author, Deaths

Texas Medicine, Volume 112, 2016

Subject, Author, Deaths

Texas Medicine, Volume 111, 2015


Texas Medicine, Volume 110, 2014

Subject, Author, Deaths

Texas Medicine, Volume 109, 2013  


Texas Medicine, Volume 108, 2012  

Subject, Author, Deaths  

 Texas Medicine, Volume 107, 2011

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 Texas Medicine, Volume 106, 2010

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 Texas Medicine, Volume 105, 2009

 Subject, Author, Deaths

 Texas Medicine, Volume 104, 2008

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 Texas Medicine, Volume 103, 2007

 Subject, Author, Deaths

 Texas Medicine, Volume 102, 2006

 Subject, Author, Deaths

 Texas Medicine, Volume 101, 2005

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 Texas Medicine, Volume 100, 2004

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 Texas Medicine, Volume 99, 2003

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 Texas Medicine, Volume 98, 2002

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 Texas Medicine, Volume 97, 2001

 Subject, Author, Deaths

 Texas Medicine, Volume 96, 2000

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Last Updated On

April 02, 2021